Who should do this course? Whether purpose sunk as an artificial reef for scuba divers, or lost as a result of an accident, wrecks are fascinating windows to the past. Ships and planes are among some of the wrecks that are fascinating to explore. The PADI Wreck Diver course is popular because it offers rewarding adventures while observing responsible wreck diving practices.
What will you learn? There are many different types of wrecks. Your training starts by reviewing guidelines for researching and respecting wrecks. During 4 dives you will learn:
Safety considerations for navigating and exploring wrecks
Surveying and mapping a wreck
Using penetration lines and reels to guide exploration
Techniques to avoid kicking up silt or disturbing the wreck and it's inhabitants
Get credit! The first dive of this PADI Specialty Diver course may credit as an Adventure Dive toward your Advanced Open Water Diver certification – ask your instructor about earning credit.